The Daily Illini

Illinois women’s tennis wins four straight on homestand

By Thomas Donley

March 31, 2014

With a 4-3 victory over Ohio State on Sunday, the Illini (10-6, 3-2) rose above .500 in Big Ten play for the first time this spring and saw its winning streak reach four matches.  “It feels good,” said junior Melissa Kopinski. “Every year we always start with tough teams in the Big Ten. It’s ...

Illinois women’s tennis faces Southern Illinois before conference play

By Thomas Donley

February 27, 2014

The Illinois women’s tennis team will take on Southern Illinois at the Atkins Tennis Center this Sunday to wrap up its nonconference schedule. The match was added to the schedule to make up for canceled matches against Wake Forest and Illinois-Chicago. Illinois is 6-4 in the spring after winning two of three match...

Illini to close out fall season at Harvard

November 7, 2013

After a successful home weekend at the Midwest Blast tournament in Urbana, the Illinois women’s tennis team is looking to finish the fall season strong. The Illini will travel to Cambridge, Mass., to compete in the Harvard Invitational for their last tournament of the fall season. Brown and Boston...